Until now, due to unbalanced connection latencies between the foremost gaming hotspots, cross-border intra-regional gameplay has been out of attain for lots of the area’s players. With Guam situated at roughly equal distances from the foremost surrounding nations and linked through high-capacity undersea fibre, OneQode’s gaming hub creates a stage enjoying area for the area.
The Guam gaming hub creates the opportunity of new regional eSports tournaments, in spite of journey restrictions. Gamers from many of the surrounding nations, together with China, Japan, Australia, and the Philippines, will now have the ability to play on a extra equal footing, with out giving an unfair benefit to anyone aspect, or requiring beforehand distant gamers to journey internationally.
For Ben Cooper, OneQode’s Chief Product Officer, this has been a very long time coming:
“I started to work on the Guam hub idea in 2016. The purpose was to discover a place with the very best latency to as many individuals as attainable. Much simpler stated than carried out – however due to the workforce alongside me at OneQode, our provider companions and RTI Cable, Guam is lastly able to act as a gaming hub. We’re excited to share this with the world and alter gaming in the Asia-Pacific area for good.”
The Guam gaming hub is the fruits of a serious worldwide deployment for OneQode, who have been the primary supplier to function on the quickest submarine cable to Asia from Australia’s east coast. It plugs instantly into OneQode’s low-latency community, purpose-built to offer a premium connectivity expertise. Boasting a number of core routing places all through Asia-Pacific, the community is fed by high-capacity submarine hyperlinks and integrates with lots of the largest native suppliers in every location.
Thanks to the Hub, recreation publishers, builders and server suppliers can now entry devoted server capability and co-location services on the distinctive island of Guam, and players from throughout the area will have the ability to play collectively at decrease latencies than ever earlier than.
OneQode are actually accepting orders for Hub deployments. Several APAC eSports tournaments are in the works with a league to observe later in the yr.
About the hub:
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